Alvarius B w/Samara Lubelski and Marcia Bassett Duo Tuesday, September 4 Union Pool Better than: Getting drunk with your conspiracy-theory spewing uncle. Before his performance as the pseudonymous Alvarius B (with all the trippy venom that implies), former Sun City Girls member Alan Bishop chats p ... More >>
Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent. Pic by Sebastian MlynarskiLean toward the folksy and brooding? Not afraid of the dark? Chances are you'll bump into Cult of Youth frontman Sean Ragon in 2011, as his New Year's resolutions seem to m ... More >>
Nate "Igor" SmithA few of the many Iron Maiden fans Igor photographed last night. Iron Maiden Monday, July 12 Madison Square Garden There is, still to this day, an Iron Maiden dress code. It consists of denim. A black T-shirt with the band's logo in that inimitable Metal Lord font. And somewhere i ... More >>
I've enjoyed assuming the role of a bitter Luddite and screeching stuff out my window like "Fuck Facebook!" and "Screw you, Twitter!" It's fun to play the part of a crusty Yosemite Sam type who hates any kind of technological advance that messes with the status quo of communications and entertainmen ... More >>
Shaun of the Dead guys spoof your guilty pleasures. Yes, you, with the Bad Boys DVD.
The thematic daring and genre-bending perversity of the original Wicker Man